The Journey to USP Chapter 800 Compliance

November 20, 2019

This activity will present various institutions methods toward achieving compliance with USP <800> Hazardous Drugs – Handling in Healthcare Settings by December 1, 2019.  Common hurdles by facilities on the road to compliance will be discussed as well as different solutions to those obstacles.

Target Audience

  • Pharmacists
  • Pharmacy technicians

Learning Objectives

Pharmacist learning objectives

  1. Summarize hazardous drug handling policy and procedure recommendations
  2. Discuss elements of the Vizient Hazardous Drug Handling Consensus Statement
  3. Explain standard requirements and potential hurdles to compliance
  4. Identify when an assessment of risk approach may be used

Pharmacy technician learning objectives

  1. Describe the purpose of USP 800 Hazardous Drugs – Handling in Healthcare Settings
  2. Summarize hazardous drug handling policy and procedure recommendations
  3. Discuss elements of the Vizient Hazardous Drug Handling Consensus Statement
  4. Explain standard requirements and potential hurdles to compliance
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.50 ACPE Pharmacy
  • 1.50 ACPE Technician
  • 1.50 General CEU – Attendance
Course opens: 
11/20/2019
Course expires: 
01/07/2020
Event starts: 
11/20/2019 - 1:00pm
Event ends: 
11/20/2019 - 2:30pm
Cost:
$0.00
Live via webinar
United States
Relevant financial relationships: None of the planning committee members or speakers has anything to disclose
Planning committee members
Katrina Harper, PharmD, MBA, BCPS
Senior Clinical Manager
Vizient
 
Jackie Stokes, BA
Pharmacy Program Manager
Vizient
 
Course reviewer
Katrina Harper, PharmD, MBA, BCPS
Senior Clinical Manager
Vizient
 
Speakers
Angie Choiniere, RPh
System Pharmacy Accreditation & Regulatory Compliance
Ochsner Health System
 
Jeannette Hanni, RPh, MPA
Bay Area Executive Director of Pharmacy
West and South Bay – Sutter Health
 
Joint Accreditation Statement
 
In support of improving patient care, Vizient, Inc. is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
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Designation Statements:
 
PHARMACY
Vizient, Inc. designates this activity for a maximum of 1.50 ACPE credit hours.
Universal Activity Number: JA0006103-0000-19-225-L03-P
Universal Activity Number: JA0006103-0000-19-225-L03-T
 
CEU
Vizient, Inc. will award CEUs to each participant who successfully completes this program. The CEU is a nationally recognized unit of measure for continuing education and training programs that meet certain criteria (1 contact hour = 0.1 CEU).

Available Credit

  • 1.50 ACPE Pharmacy
  • 1.50 ACPE Technician
  • 1.50 General CEU – Attendance

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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